Buffalo shooting: The suspect bought his rifle in 2022, months after police ordered a psychiatric evaluation

Buffalo Supermarket Shooting
Matt Rourke
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AP
People pray yesterday outside the scene of Saturday's shooting at a supermarket, in Buffalo, N.Y.

The weapon used in Saturday’s shooting was purchased this year from a vintage gun store near the suspect’s hometown, the owner of the gun shop confirmed to NPR. He said a background check didn't turn anything up.

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